Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Mac OS X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mac OS X over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apple Mac OS X
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 220 234
Rank change year-on-year +61 +14 -25
Contract jobs citing Mac OS X 22 26 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.05% 1.93% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 23
Median daily rate £140 £159 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.65% -68.25% +9.89%
10th Percentile £123 £132 £131
90th Percentile £406 £561 £583
Central London median daily rate £150 £488 £525
% change year-on-year -69.23% -7.14% +9.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £19.00
Central London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.76 £19.00
% change year-on-year -20.04% -1.26% -

Mac OS X is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 721 1,346 1,456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.45% 19.71% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 1,004 1,172
Median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £150 £156 £263
90th Percentile £638 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £450 £475 £498
% change year-on-year -5.26% -4.52% +10.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 51
Median hourly rate £17.83 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.88% +6.95% -1.58%
10th Percentile £12.05 £15.68 £11.25
90th Percentile £29.46 £33.70 £23.75
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -6.50% +6.95% -1.58%

Mac OS X
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mac OS X as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Mac OS X in the City of London

Mac OS X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Mac OS X in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Mac OS X in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Mac OS X also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mac OS X.

1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows 10
3 12 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (45.45%) Office 365
4 10 (45.45%) Apple iOS
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 8 (36.36%) Break/Fix
7 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) Ivanti
8 5 (22.73%) Apple
8 5 (22.73%) Remedy
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) Dell
8 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) A+ Certification
9 4 (18.18%) Unix
9 4 (18.18%) Adobe
9 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) Time Management
9 4 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (18.18%) LAN
9 4 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (18.18%) Xerox
10 3 (13.64%) Azure
10 3 (13.64%) AWS
10 3 (13.64%) DevOps
10 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared

Mac OS X
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Azure
3 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) GitLab
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Mockito
General
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Desktop Support
2 8 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Mac Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.55%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Mac Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Celery
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
1 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.55%) JAX-RS
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.09%) Blog
3 2 (9.09%) BYOD
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
4 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows 10
3 10 (45.45%) Apple iOS
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
7 3 (13.64%) Android
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (36.36%) Break/Fix
3 4 (18.18%) Time Management
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Java
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Java 8
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) A+ Certification
1 4 (18.18%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (18.18%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) AWS Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Grafana
1 2 (9.09%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (9.09%) Kibana
1 2 (9.09%) Terraform
2 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Ivanti
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Apple
2 5 (22.73%) Dell
2 5 (22.73%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Remedy
3 4 (18.18%) Adobe
3 4 (18.18%) Xerox
4 2 (9.09%) Bloomberg
4 2 (9.09%) FactSet
4 2 (9.09%) Reuters
5 1 (4.55%) MobileIron